Very Versailles

Recently we had a virtual Stamp Camp where we created cards in our own craft room instead of physically meeting together. It was an opportunity to try out some ideas as well as have heaps of fun. I had been looking at some cards posted by Gail Ellis. She has beautiful style in her card […]

Beautiful World Suite

During this past week I had a play with one of the new SU Suites – Beautiful World which will be available in the new catalog coming out in June. I decided to have a go at creating cards that came right out of my head – no CASE -ing involved!! I posted them on […]

Stampers Anonymous Blog Hop #18

Welcome to our Blog Hop #18. I began working on this blog challenge a few weeks ago while I was attending Sharon’s Virtual Stamp Camp! It was fun spending the weekend creating together, even though we weren’t together physically! The first card I came up with used Forever Blossoms. I stamped the flowers in Memento […]

Peaceful Poppies and paper scraps!!!!

This is one of my all time favourite DSP’s. I loved the whole bundle as soon as I saw it in the Mini Catalogue and REALLY hope it is carried over!!!I made a couple of Anzac Day cards as well as some other cards incorporating the Laser Speciality Papers. These were a bit of an […]

Cards and Laser Cut DSP

I have spent a few weeks tidying my craft room and working out what I had!!! I came across some gems that I had not used so I decided to do some crafting! I always wondered how to use the laser cut DSP successfully and came up with a few ideas this morning. I used […]

Stampers Anonymous Blog Hop #17

Welcome to our Blog Hop #17. This month we had a colour challenge. With all that is going on in the world, I wanted to use some sentiments that would encourage others. My first attempt at a card used “Above the clouds” stampset and punch die from the Annual Catalogue. I stamped the clouds in […]

Stampers Anonymous Blog Hop #16

Welcome to our Blog Hop #16. This month we were given a sketch to base our card on. This card is #simplestamping at its best! I used Melon Mambo as the base card and then added a piece of the Best Dressed DSP and some Old Olive CS . I stamped the sentiment from the […]

Stampers Anonymous Blog Hop #15

Welcome to our Blog Hop for February! We have the challenge of using these three colours in our card today. While I was doing some cross stitch this week, I was inspired by the scene I am stitching of a bird on a fence post, prompting me to buy ‘Grace’s Garden’ this week. I have […]

More Painted Poppies

I was inspired to make some more cards with my Painted Poppies suite. The DSP is so beautiful!!  One of the cards was very simple! I used Blackberry Bliss as the base and added the DSP and stamped the sentiment ‘Life is better with a friend like you” in Blackberry Bliss and put it on […]

Music from the Heart

I was excited to see this set in the Mini Catalogue as I am a piano teacher. I made a series of cards inspired by some I found on Pinterest made by Dawn Olchefske. They use Real Red and Memento Black ink and the note cards and envelopes. This is simple stamping at its best!! […]